Western Animation / The Itsy Bitsy Spider

A 1992 animated short named for the nursery rhyme of the same name, originally shown in theaters preceding Bébé's Kids. In 1994 it was picked up as a TV series, which aired on the USA Network.

Tropes covered by the short and the series:

  • Bug War: Mostly one-sided. Characters try to dispose of Itsy for being a spider and he's just defending himself.

Tropes exclusive to the short:

  • Techno Babble:
    Music Teacher: What is that?
    The Exterminator: It's a high-tech microchip thermonuclear light-sensitive radioactive blue-screen laptop computer generator triple decker arachnid detector and Etch-a-Sketch. Any more questions?

Tropes exclusive to the series: